LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — Sullivan West Central School District Superintendent Dr. Nancy Hackett warned that “volatile and uncertain times” for New York State government are likely to cause mayhem with funding for education.
As the director of the Big Eddy Film Festival (BEFF), which showcases new independent film in Narrowsburg each September, I always enjoy seeing our region represented on the big screen, and the small one.
Shirley (Worzel) Collins of Olean, NY passed away on January 6, 2018. She was 81.
Helen Bunis of Narrowsburg, NY passed away on January 13, 2018 during a brief hospital stay at Catskill Regional Medical Center. She was 92.
MONTICELLO, NY — The new Sullivan County Jail is currently under construction, and progress has been good; the facility may be able to accept inmates in September of this year. The $75 million facility will have 256 beds.
WAYMART, PA — Those who wish to attend the January 23 public hearings in Waymart on the new hydraulic fracturing rules proposed by the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) must register by January 22.
YULAN, NY — The snow and brutal cold of January 4 would not keep hundreds of friends and family from paying tribute to James Joseph Hanson Jr., known to all as JJ, who passed away on December 30 after a three-and-a-half year fight against brain cancer.
HONESDALE, PA — The Kmart store located at 650 Old Willow Ave. is scheduled to close in early April.
HONESDALE, PA — Tyler Hill resident Pat Robinson became the District Attorney of Wayne County on December 29, succeeding Janine Edwards, who won election last November and was sworn in as President Judge of the Wayne County Court of Common Pleas.